CXD-210 Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7.1x Administration – CTX_CXD-210

 

Czas trwania – 5 dni

Informacje o kursie

This foundational administration course covers the major aspects of installing, configuring and managing a highly available XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1x environment. Gain an understanding of the solution architecture and communications, and the factors that contribute to a successful deployment. This five-day course will teach you how to deploy and deliver apps and desktops; install and configure StoreFront and Citrix Receiver; set up profile management; and configure policies, printing and basic security features. You’ll also learn how to monitor and troubleshoot the environment with Citrix Director. This training will help you prepare for the Citrix Certified Associate in Virtualization (CCA-V) exam.

This course is based on XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1x including the hands- on labs. The current version of this training is XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1

 

Co warto wiedzieć przed szkoleniem?

This course requires little to no previous experience with the 7.x version of the platform; however, Citrix recommends completing the free XenApp and XenDesktop Introduction bundle at elearning.citrix.com.

 

Dla jakiej grupy odbiorców jest dedykowane szkolenie?

Built for IT Professionals who need to install, configure, and manage XenApp and XenDesktop. This course is an appropriate starting point or refresher on version 7.1x for administrators, engineers, and architects.

 

Zagadnienia

Module 1: Architecture Overview

Architecture

FlexCast models (use cases)

Connection flow process

Hosting platform considerations

Layered approach methodology

Module 2: Initial Requirements and Lab

Citrix consulting methodology

Supporting infrastructure requirements

Supporting infrastructure licensing considerations

Lab environment

Module 3: Installing and Configuring a XenApp and XenDesktop Site

Licensing considerations

Installation and management of the Citrix License Server setup

Basic license server troubleshooting

Delivery Controller role

The XenApp and XenDesktop Site

Databases and the Local Host Cache (LHC)

Module 4: Provision and Deliver Application and Desktop Resources

The Virtual Delivery Agent

Machine Catalogs and Delivery Groups

Provisioning methods and considerations

Machine Creation Services (MCS) in deep-dive

MCS environment considerations • Delivering Office 365 considerations

Module 5: Providing Access with Citrix StoreFront and Receiver

StoreFront installation and architecture

StoreFront authentication services

Citrix Receiver

Receiver configurations

Module 6: Understanding and Configuring Citrix Policies

Policies introduction

Citrix policies applied

Module 7: Application Presentation  and Management

Application properties

Workspace Control

Shortcut placement

Session Prelaunch and Session Lingering

Application groups

Module 8: Printing with XenApp  and XenDesktop

Printing introduction • Printer driver management

Citrix Universal Print Driver and Server

Common printing troubleshooting

Module 9: Citrix Profile Management

User profiles and Citrix Profile Management

Configuring Citrix Profile management

Module 10: Managing the XenApp and XenDesktop Site

Delegated administration

Logging and reporting

Introduction to PowerShell

Power management

Module 11: XenApp and XenDesktop  Site Redundancy

Component failure review

Methods of redundancy

Configuring site and access infrastructure redundancy

Module 12: XenApp and XenDesktop Site Basic Network Security

Citrix administrator introduction to  security considerations

Certificate authority

XML service security

External HDX connection security with  NetScaler Gateway

Module 13: Monitoring the XenApp and XenDesktop Site

Introduction to Citrix Director

Navigating Director

Trends and reports

Alerts and notifications

Monitoring sessions

Interacting with sessions

Network monitoring integration

Module 14: Introduction to Supporting and Troubleshooting XenApp and XenDesktop

Introduction to supporting XenApp and XenDesktop Site

XenApp and XenDesktop Hotfixes and the Long Term Service Release

Common Troubleshooting Tools • Proactive administration and common tasks